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Zacharakis received a BS (finance/marketing) from the University of Colorado, an MBA (finance/international business) from Indiana University, and a PhD (strategy and entrepreneurship/cognitive psychology) from the University of Colorado. Professor Zacharakis actively consults with entrepreneurs and small business startups. His professional experience includes positions with The Cambridge Companies (investment banking/venture capital), IBM, and Leisure Technologies. Part I Financial Accounting 1 Understanding Financial Statements Les Livingstone What Are Financial Statements?
This information goes to the core of the organization’s business strategy and the effectiveness of its management. While Gail was making her notes, Hal was carefully analyzing the Nutrimin projected financial statements in order to make his recommendation to the bank’s loan committee about the Nutrimin loan application. He paid special attention to the cash flow statement, keeping handy the bank’s guidelines on cash flow analysis, which included issues such as the following:• Is cash from operations positive?
We would like to thank the chapter authors who make up this book for their clear and informative explanations of the powerful concepts and tools of finance and accounting. These people dedicate their lives to educating others in the complexities of their disciplines. In this ever-changing world of technology, strategy, economic cycles, geopolitical events, and the Internet, while most of the underlying concepts remain fixed, the applications are ever changing, requiring the authors to constantly rededicate themselves to their professions.